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City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Sept. 30 to Sunday, Oct. 6

– From the comedic minds of Conan O’Brien (Conan) and Aussie ‘It’ girl Rebel Wilson (Bridesmaids) herself comes the series premiere of the side-splitting new comedy Super Fun Night –
– Featuring guest star Eugene Levy (American Pie), the series premiere of City’s new original comedy Package Deal adds romance and rivalry to Monday nights –
– Before the explosive Season 3 premiere of Scandal, catch up on the most scandalous moments from last season in the one-hour special Scandal: The Secret’s Out, Thursday –
 
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for September 30 to October 6. All programming is subject to change.
 
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Monday, Sept. 30:
 
How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Last Time in New York”
When Lily (Alyson Hannigan) discovers the list of things that Ted (Josh Radnor) wants to do in New York before he moves to Chicago, she becomes frustrated that she is the only person who knows about his plans. Meanwhile, Robin (Cobie Smulders) and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) realize they have very little time together before their relatives arrive for their wedding.
 
Package Deal: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
**Series Premiere**
“The Dinner”
Danny (Randal Edwards, The Killing) believes he’s found the perfect girl and Kim (Julia Voth, Bitch Slap) thinks she’s found the perfect guy, but things go awry when Danny introduces Kim to his intrusive brothers – Sheldon (Harland Williams, There’s Something About Mary) and Ryan (Jay Malone, Monk). As their meddling threatens to derail his relationship, Danny seeks advice and counsel from his favourite client, McKenzie (guest star Eugene Levy, American Pie) – who knows a lot about love since he’s on trial for murdering his wife. Realizing that Danny really cares about Kim, Sheldon and Ryan finally convince her to accept the fact that he’s already committed to his brothers, who come as part of a “package deal.”
 
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“And the Kickstarter”
Caroline (Beth Behrs) tries to raise money for an expensive pair of new pants through an online fundraising site. Meanwhile, Max’s (Kat Dennings) new smartphone comes between her and Caroline.
 
Mom (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“A Pee Stick and an Asian Raccoon”
Christy (Anna Faris) and Bonnie (Allison Janney) set aside their differences to deal with a family crisis together.
 
The Project: Guatemala: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“The Hazing”
Host Ray Zahab names a team leader for the week and the build continues with the local workers, but tensions run high amongst the group, as they begin to miss home and its modern conveniences. Later, the campers start to turn on one of the participants and someone threatens to leave. Plus, catch The Project Liveonline at OLN.ca/theproject following The Project: Guatemalaat 11 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 10 p.m. CT. Co-hosted by Rachel David (Rogers Your World This Week) and Adam Wylde (KiSS 92.5), the half-hour digital after show gives fans the opportunity to interact with the host and cast about what happened on The Project: Guatemala this week.
 
Tuesday, Oct. 1:
 
Dads (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Clean on Me”
When Warner (Giovanni Ribisi) borrows Edna (Tonita Castro) from Eli (Seth Green), a "love triangle" forms, leading Eli to realize he needs to treat Edna better in order to save their once-happy relationship. Meanwhile, Veronica (Brenda Song) hires Crawford (Martin Mull) as an intern at the office, much to the chagrin of the guys.
 
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“The Slump”
Jake (Andy Samberg) has a run of bad luck closing cases. Meanwhile, Amy (Melissa Fumero) turns to Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz) and Gina (Chelsea Peretti) for help after she's asked to lead the Junior Policeman Program for troubled youth; and Boyle (Joe Lo Truglio) helps Sergeant Jeffords (Terry Crews) with a troublesome case.
 
New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Double Date”
Thinking Schmidt (Max Greenfield) has chosen to be with Cece (Hannah Simone), Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Nick (Jake Johnson) invite them to go on a double date, but Nick is caught between loyalty to his friend and loyalty to his girlfriend when he finds out a shocking secret. Meanwhile, Winston (Lamorne Morris) promises to get the foursome a table at an ultra-exclusive restaurant that doesn't take reservations.
 
The Mindy Project (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Music Festival”
Casey (Anders Holm) has an identity crisis after returning home from Haiti and decides to become a DJ. Mindy (Mindy Kaling) and her colleagues attend the music festival he's appearing at, but the freewheeling atmosphere leads to one mishap after another. Meanwhile, Jeremy (Ed Weeks) hires a new doctor, Peter Prentiss (Adam Pally, Happy Endings), who annoys Mindy after he performs an emergency delivery.
 
Lucky 7 (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Inside Job”
As the reality of the lottery win sets in, a news crew comes to profile the group, and the girls go on a high-end shopping spree. Meanwhile, Antonio (Luis Antonio Ramos) and his family deal with the aftermath of the gang's new status; and the police investigate the Gold Star gas station robbery, getting closer to the shocking truth.
 
Wednesday, Oct. 2:
 
Revolution (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“There Will Be Blood”
The mysteries of life and death are redefined in the town of Willoughby. Miles (Billy Burke) finds himself in the clutches of Titus Andover (guest star Matt Ross, American Horror Story), putting his life in grave danger. Meanwhile, Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos) is determined to find Monroe (David Lyons), while Rachel (Elizabeth Mitchell) and her father (Tim Guinee), desperately attempt to revive Aaron (Zak Orth).
 
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Larry’s Wife”
After baby Joe is banned from Gymboree for his aggressive tendencies, Gloria (Sofia Vergara) is convinced that Joe has "the curse" – a.k.a. the mark of the devil passed down from her great, great grandfather. Meanwhile, Cam (Eric Stonestreet) has completely immersed himself in plans for his wedding to Mitch (Jesse Tyler Ferguson). In order to keep them from quibbling over every detail, Mitch has graciously bowed out of the process.
 
Super Fun Night (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
**Series Premiere**
“Anything for Love”
Kimmie (Rebel Wilson, Pitch Perfect), Helen-Alice (Liza Lapira, 21), and Marika (Canadian actor Lauren Ash, Lars and the Real Girl) have been best friends for 13 years, united by a love for warrior princesses, rock parties (with actual rocks), and fantasizing about one day having a boyfriend. Sure, other people may be moving on and getting engaged – like Kimmie’s sister, Jazmine (recurring guest star Ashley Tisdal, High School Musical franchise) – but these best friends know they have each other. They even have a standing date every Friday night where they are, “always together, always inside!” But now, Kimmie wants the gang to broaden their horizons and try something they’ve never done before – only she’s not so brave when she finds out their “super fun night” destination is a piano bar. Can she face her biggest fear and sing in public?
 
Nashville (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Never No More”
Edgehill gets a new chief executive who's not interested in Juliette's (Hayden Panettiere) goal to mature as an artist. Meanwhile, a rising reality-show star proves to be competition for Juliette; and Rayna (Connie Britton) mounts her comeback with Will (Chris Cormack) and Scarlett (Clare Bowen) attached to her label. Conan O’Brien (Conan) guest stars as himself.
 
Thursday, Oct. 3:
 
Scandal: The Secret is Out (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**One-hour Special**
City invites new recruits and devoted gladiators to catch up on the most scandalous moments from last season's breakout hit with a special one-hour recap in anticipation of the shocking Season 3 premiere. Seriesstar Joshua Malina (character David Rosen) narrates the special and dissects the rumours, lies, and affairs that have made Scandal one of the most talked about shows on TV. Viewers can catch up on their favourite characters and storylines from Seasons 1 and 2, and get answers to some of the most-asked questions by fans on social media – #WhoisQuinn?, #WhoShotFitz?, and #WhattheHuck?
 
The Crazy Ones (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Spectacular”
When Simon (Robin Williams) encourages Sydney (Sarah Michelle Gellar) to take the lead on an ad campaign for Windy City Coffee, disaster ensues. Meanwhile, Zach (James Wolk) is jealous when Simon tasks Andrew (Hamish Linklater) with taking care of a family of ducklings.
 
Parks and Recreation (s/NBC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“The Pawnee-Eagleton Tip Off Classic”
Trouble follows Leslie (Amy Poehler), Ben (Adam Scott), and Chris (Rob Lowe) on a trip to Eagleton to discuss financial matters with a snooty city councilwoman (guest star Kristen Bell, House of Lies). Meanwhile, Ann (Rashida Jones) takes April (Aubrey Plaza) to her orientation for vet school; and Ron (Nick Offerman) sets his sights on getting off the grid.
 
Scandal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Season Premiere**
“It’s Handled”
With Olivia's (Kerry Washington) name out there as the President's mistress, both the White House and Pope & Associates face their biggest scandal to date, and a surprise allegiance is formed in order to “get things handled.” Meanwhile, Olivia's father, Rowan (recurring guest star Joe Morton, Eureka), will stop at nothing to carry out his orders, and no one, including Olivia, can stand in his way.
 
Friday, Oct. 4:
 
The Middle: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Change in the Air”
The first day of school is upon the Heck family and Sue (Eden Sher) finds herself feeling a sense of freedom she's never felt before with Axl (Charlie McDermott) not around to make her campus life miserable. Meanwhile, Frankie (Patricia Heaton) becomes jealous of Mike (Neil Flynn) when she discovers that Axl is returning his calls and texts but not hers.
 
Back in the Game: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Stay in or Bail Out”
Terry Jr. (Maggie Lawson) becomes determined to find a job and finally get out from under her father’s roof. Meanwhile, Terry “The Cannon” Sr. (James Caan) takes the Angles to a prison, where the warden uses some unconventional techniques to help the team overcome their fear of getting hit by the ball.
 
Sunday, Oct. 6:
 
Storage Wars Canada: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“Orangeville Squeeze Play”
As the buyers peel into Orangeville, ON, Ursula is determined to prove she’s a major player, while Roy bids up the competition, and Paul and Bogart uncover an item that just might be cuckoo.
 
Meet the Family: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“Sugar Daddy”
Gary and Alex are taking their relationship to the next level: meeting the family. What Gary doesn’t know is that Alex’s family is really played by a group of actors determined to give Gary a hard time. Dad’s having a midlife crisis – and frequent heart attacks – his new girlfriend Hannah’s a gold-digger, and Mom refuses to move out of the house. Plus, brother Jason is a conspiracy nut who gives Gary the biggest surprise of his life.
 
**Digital Preview**: Catch the exclusive, advance sneak peek of Meet the Family available now on Citytv.comCity Video App for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch (available on iTunes Canada), and the City Video Mobile App for Android (available at the Google Play Store)., the
 
Revenge (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Sin”
Emily's (Emily VanCamp) latest target is a clergyman who was once an executive at Grayson Global. Meanwhile, Victoria takes an assertive approach with baby Patrick; and Margaux (recurring Canadian guest star Karine Vanasse, Midnight in Paris) has a compelling offer for Daniel (Joshua Bowman).
 
Betrayal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
 “…Except When a Bear is Chasing You”
Still reeling from the discovery of who Jack (Stuart Townsend) really is, Sara (Hannah Ware) decides to recommit herself to her marriage. Meanwhile, Jack comes face to face with Sara’s husband, Drew (Chris Johnson), in the murder investigation that has shaken the Karsten family to its core.
 
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